This is a modest guide to the best public domain films available on Archive.org . The focus is on adventures, thrillers, comedies, and romantic dramas - - there is little science fiction here. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: movies, public domain, Lombard, Hitchcock, Sherlock, Keaton, film noir, comedy, drama, adventure
Wingy (sometimes "Wingie") Manone and his Orchestra have fun with the famous theme from Friedrich von Flotow's opera "Martha" in this recording made in New York on May 23, 1938. From the original 78rpm disk. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: jazz, small group jazz, 1930s, 78rpm Source: Original 78rpm disk digitized by old78collector
LibriVox recording of 37 American poems, selected and read by Bellona Times. Here are 37 distinctively American poems, covering the mid-17th - early 20th Centuries, from Anne Bradstreet to Dorothy Parker's sole PD work. (Summary by Bellona Times) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader,... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, poetry, US poets Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
(13 Episodes) “Kay Fairchild, Stepmother,” a 9:45am - 10:00am CBS radio soap opera which aired from 1938 thru 1942, was a soap opera about a real life story of a woman who raised another woman's children. The episodes describe the erupting difficulties and adjustments involved in raising a ready made family and the challenges sometimes faced in dealing with in-laws. def gp ddh The program sponsors were Cashmere Bouquet Hand lotion and Colgate toothpowder; Colgate advertised to both mothers... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Docu-Drama, OTR Soap Opera, OTRadio CBS
(LIFE ON) RED HORSE RANCH What is Life on Red Horse Ranch? Life on Red Horse Ranch successfully combines a genuinely thrilling serial story, with the colorful music of the old west. A vivid moving story filled with suspense that stirs the imagination of every listener. deftly woven into the script is the picturesque music of the open range, by the Texas Rangers, music heard in its natural setting. Life on Red Horse Ranch has all the elements of a successful radio show: Drama Romance Comedy... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Red Horse Ranch, Life...
TALES OF THE DIAMOND K There is not much information available about Tales of the Diamond K, despite extensive research done both on the internet and in the newspaper logs. It was a 15 minute syndicated show aimed at a juvenile audience and appeared to have been aired on a daily basis, during the mid 50's. Some sources indicate that as many as a thousand shows were produced, but there are only 39 known to be in existence. The series starred Ken Maynard as the host who introduced and told a... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Tales of the Diamond...
A collection of 22 articles, stories, poems, and speeches by or about African-Americans from the 18th - early 20th Century. All sources are from Project Gutenberg, with etext numbers included. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: black history, African-Americans, racism, emancipation, slavery, success, humor, love, history,...
Song by Zoltan Bakaja text by Bhaktivinoda Thakura for solo voice viola and piano. Julia Banyai - voice Zoltan Bakaja - viola Cecilia Bali - piano favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: saranagati, song, music, classical, chamber music, voice, soprano, viola, piano
LibriVox recording of VIOLET: A FAIRY STORY, by CAROLINE SNOWDEN GUILD. A charming fairytale -- with realistic touches -- from the mid-19th Century. (Summary by BellonaTimes) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org. M4B audio book (65mb) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, children, fiction Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Buchenwald/Dachau concentration camps after liberation. Narrated by Norman Krasna and filmed by Capt. Ellis Carter and Lt. William Graf favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Holocaust, Buchenwald, Dachau
A woman being accused of murder in the media attempts to commit suicide by jumping in front of Pam and Jerry's car. Pam takes her in. Season 2, Episode 16 (1954) favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Mr. and Mrs. North
Visit The Naked Gord Program's Bogart Channel for a bevy more Bogart The Naked Gord Program Comic Irony Abounds During This Kitsch Inspired Show - Excite Web Portal www.nakedgord.org favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Humphrey, Bogart, Humphrey Bogart, Academy Award Theatre, Maltese Falcon, Old Time Radio, OTR
The Mulligan Stew group tackle the problem of a teenaged brother and sister who are always tired and nervous, showing the importance of maintaining good nutritional habits. Teaches how food is digested and which parts of the body are used to help digestion. For elementary grades. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Mulligan Stew, 4-H, nutrition
HELLO AMERICANS Hello Americans was a 12 episode show Orson Welles made as another contribution to the war effort, and stems in part from his interest in Latin and South American culture. It was no doubt spurred by his time in Brazil working on the movie It's All True. The show is a generally lighthearted affair, and Welles clearly seems to enjoy himself. The first episode in particular, with Carmen Miranda, is a prime example of this. Hello Americans did have some more serious moments, and... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Hello Americans,...
LibriVox recording of Richard III by William Shakespeare. Richard III is an early history play probably written and performed around 1592-93. It is the culmination of Shakespeare's earlier three plays about Henry VI, and chronicles the bloody career of Richard, Duke of Gloucester. As the play opens, the Wars of the Roses are over, King Edward IV (Richard's brother) is on the throne, and all is ostensibly well. The problem? Richard wants to be king - and he'll stop at nothing to realize his... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, shakespeare, drama, tragedy Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Basil Rathbone hosted this series of "The World's Greatest Mysteries." BasilRathbone.net gives the show a date of 1957. Files via jimsplayground.com 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 031 Blackmailed Spy Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 032 Missing Bullfighter Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 033 Weinriche Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 034 Judy Diamond Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 035 Senator Payne Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Basil Rathbone, OTR, World's Greatest Mysteries, Europe Confidential, Old Time Radio, Cold War
LUX RADIO THEATRE Lux Radio Theatre was indisputably the biggest, most important, most expensive drama anthology program on radio. It ran from October 14, 1934 until June 7, 1955, then continued on television as Lux Video Theatre until 1957. In all, some 926 episodes were broadcast, providing a record of the most important entertainment events in American theatre and, later, film. The show was first broadcast on the NBC Blue Network on Sundays at 2:30 PM. The show featured adaptations of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Certified Set, Lux Radio...
Casey Jones (Beverly Garland) is called in to befriend a young woman when police suspect that her boyfriend is behind a strangulation. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Decoy, Classic TV, Beverly Garland, policewoman
(14 Episodes) CANDY MATSON, Yukon 28209 * Starring: Natalie Masters * Announcer: Dudley Manlove Created by: Monty Masters * NBC-KGO San Francisco Sustaining Production * Natalie Masters was the star player of private eye Candy Matson, YUKON 2-8209, an NBC West Coast show which first aired in March 1949, and created by husband Monty Masters. Monty cast his wife, Natalie Parks, in the title role of this sassy, sexy PI. Her understated love interest, Lt. Ray Mallard, was played by Henry Leff while... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Comedy PI, OTR Detective (Woman), OTR Mystery, OTRadio NBC